The first table below looks at the demand for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Surrey region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 77 86 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing ABAP 20 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.34% 0.16% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 0.47% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Average daily rate £500 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -41.66%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
561 422 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.58% 32.89% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 197 328
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 44
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region.

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region.

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines +10 11 £500 -
Egham - 2 £500 -
Guildford - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing ABAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ABAP.

1 22 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (45.45%) SAP MRS
3 9 (40.91%) SAP IS-U
3 9 (40.91%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) CRM
4 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 6 (27.27%) WFM
5 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Middleware
5 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) Validation
6 3 (13.64%) Data Validation
7 2 (9.09%) SAP PI
7 2 (9.09%) SAP ALE
7 2 (9.09%) SAP PM
7 2 (9.09%) Logistics
7 2 (9.09%) SAP CRM
7 2 (9.09%) Replication
7 2 (9.09%) BAPI
7 2 (9.09%) HTTP
7 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) XSLT
7 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.55%) SAP HR
8 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
8 1 (4.55%) Finance
8 1 (4.55%) SAP FI

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing ABAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 10 (45.45%) SAP MRS
2 9 (40.91%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (9.09%) SAP PM
3 2 (9.09%) SAP CRM
4 1 (4.55%) SAP HR
4 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Consultant
1 18 (81.82%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) SAP BW Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Senior SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) ABAP Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Senior SAP CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) SAP PI
2 2 (9.09%) SAP ALE
2 2 (9.09%) BAPI
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) OO
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
2 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
2 6 (27.27%) WFM
3 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) Validation
4 3 (13.64%) Data Validation
5 2 (9.09%) Logistics
5 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) SAP